Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-11-26 02:22:29 –
Honolulu (KHON2) — More and more people are shopping directly for Black Friday 2021. However, some people skip it altogether to spend more time with their loved ones.
Thanksgiving dinners are held — this means the official start of the holiday season — and for some it means shopping.
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Mike Avella, who lives in Kalihi, said: It’s going to be a lot of people, that’s all I can say. “
In 2021, Oahu’s shopping center will open early. The Ala Moana Shopping Center will open at 8am. Pearlridge, Ka Makana Ali’i and Waikele Premium Outlets all open at 6am.
Lissa Jafa, who lives in Waipahu, said she was first lined up in the store a few years ago, but living through COVID-19 gave her a new perspective.
This change in shopper attitude has also caused changes in the business hours of some major retailers. Target has announced that it will keep the location closed for Thanksgiving.
“I used to go out with all my friends, but they all got together in the shopping center to see if they could line up. It was a lot of fun, but lately until the sun goes up. Everyone is staying, “Abella added. ..
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Online shopping also provides an easier way for customers to get what they want, and no longer have to worry about direct crowds.
After the 2020 vacation due to the coronavirus, some people value personal connections over items.
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